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Saint Nicolas

Saint Nicholas

(4th century)
Bishop of Myra, patron saint of sailors, merchants, archers, repentant thieves, prostitutes, children, brewers, pawnbrokers, and students
(Wikipedia)
Claude Richier
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Saint-Nicolas-de-Port /  Saint Nicolas   Saint-Nicolas-de-Port /  Saint Nicolas

Description

Statue of St. Nicholas with the three children in a barrel, standing on the central pillar between the doors of the main entrance.

Inscription(s)

The text is:

s. nicolae
ora pro nobis
a.d.
mdcdvii

Sculptor

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Location (N 48°37'54" - E 6°18'12")

Item Code: frlo085; Photograph: 14 June 2011
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